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Database server clustering

Posted Posted by Patrice Guay in Web hosting     Comments 7 comments
Mar
23

database server clusterA cluster is a group of two or more independent servers operating as a single system. A database server cluster could help you achieve high availability or improve I/O throughput for your database service. In this article, we discuss the different approaches to database clustering for MySQL and MSSQL.

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Web server clustering

Posted Posted by Patrice Guay in Web hosting     Comments 1 comment
Mar
23

A cluster is a group of two or more independent servers operating as a single system. Using a cluster rather than a single server as powerful as the sum of the independent servers offers benefits:

  • Increase the availability
  • Facilitate the rise in system load
  • Allow for load distribution
  • Allow the use of low-cost servers

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